Resources, Contact & Grofar

Writing your CV, writing a personal statement, creating a careers action plan, learning how to effectively search for jobs are all valuable skills in the modern world and that is where we are here to help.

On this page you will discover how to gain access to some groundbreaking resources to you to get ahead in your career. Being a Yeovil College student grants you distinct access to our dedicated careers platform Grofar. Grofar has been introduced to our student community to help with all your career activities from tracking you experience hours, gaining unlimited access to resources and having open conversation with our team of careers experts.


Introduction to GroFar:

As a Yeovil College student you have the unique access to our award winning careers service & work placement system, Grofar.


If you want to learn more or talk to us about the great things we offer here at Yeovil College, Get in touch with us today – CareersHub@yeovil.ac.uk or call us on 01935 845394.


To ensure you are aware of the latest opportunities that may be of interest to your child, please sign up for careers information alerts from our partners at www.somerset-ebp.co.uk


LMI helps us to better understand the local and national needs in terms of skills and job roles. There are many ways that we use LMI to tailor our expert courses and careers advice. Watch the video below from the HotSW Careers Hub, and visit our Careers Sectors page for more LMI.

This is The Parent Perspective, a podcast created by Amazing Apprenticeships & Not Going To Uni, hosted by BBC presenter Rachel Burden, and designed to help parents and carers support their children in making more informed career decisions.


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Match Your Skills Quiz

Search our careers library to see what jobs you could do, how much you could earn and what courses are right for you.

Discover Uni

Thinking about university? Discover Uni is best place to help you search your university options.


As a Yeovil College student you have the unique access to our award winning careers service & work placement system Grofar.

National Careers Service

 The National Careers Service provide careers information, advice and guidance and can help you to make decisions on learning, training and work at all stages in your career.


Complete the buzz quiz to find out what type of animal you are and what careers are best suited to your personality.

Amazing Apprenticeships

Amazing Apprenticeships is a leading organisation in the education sector, tackling misconceptions and promoting the benefits of apprenticeships and technical education.

Careers Sectors

Explore Labour Market Information to discover the future of your chosen career path. Use our Institute of Technology Careers Roadmaps to plan your journey to success.

Skills Elevators

Dorset & Somerset Training Provider Network’s Skills Elevators allow you to see, read, and potential job roles and requirements.

Families’ Guide

Resources for families who have young people moving onto Post-16 options, including those with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND)

Occupational Maps

The Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education (IfATE) occupational maps show where technical education can lead.